Thank you for your interest in First Baptist Christian Academy (FBCA). We welcome you to explore FBCA here on the website and invite you to visit our campus. If you are looking for a quality Christian education, then you have found the right school.

FBCA is a private Christian school ministry of First Baptist Church O’Fallon and fully accredited through the Association of Christian Schools International. For over 50 years we have been successfully advancing a Christ-centered and biblically founded quality education to all of our students. Our educational program is rich with exciting opportunities for your child including art, music, band, computer class, library time, and some sports. But the greatest treasure of FBCA is our faculty. All of our teachers are professionally degreed and licensed, and these experts have tremendous experience in leading classrooms that are exciting and challenging as well as loving and individually focused.

FBCA is a treasure to families seeking a quality Christian education. Your children are a gift from God. Invest in them for their future and eternity. Schedule a visit today.

Elementary (K-6th grade) Highlights

  • FBCA utilizes a biblically integrated curriculum.  Core classes include Bible, Reading, Math, Science, Heritage, English, Spelling and Handwriting.  Computer Technology, Music, Art, Physical Education and Library classes are attended by all students each week.  Our curriculum is based on textbooks from a number of publishers.
  •  Certified, caring, loving teachers facilitate each classroom. A traditional multi-sensory learning environment encourages academic, spiritual, social, and emotional growth. Each student is challenged to reach their individual academic potential in a family like setting.
  • The strong phonics based program in Kindergarten and First Grade lays the foundation for better reading comprehension in 2nd through 5th grades.
  •  AR (Accelerated Reader), Book It, Read to Succeed, and classroom book projects are all elements of the reading enrichment program used to enhance reading performance.
  •  Weekly chapel includes singing songs of praise to Jesus and saying the Pledge of Allegiance to the American Flag, Christian Flag, and the Bible.  Students pray together and hear a lesson presented by one of our church staff, school staff or guest speaker.
  •  SmartBoard Technology is in each classroom. Technology classes, and technology integration into subject content, begins in kindergarten and progresses through 5th grade.
  •  Musicals, Art Show, Speech & Word, Math Olympics and Spelling Bee are opportunities for students to perform in front of groups and to develop confidence in their ability to communicate in various ways.
  • Each class enjoys curriculum aligned field trips and activities.
  •  Full time RN promotes health and safety on campus.
  •  RenWeb online information system allows 24/7 anytime/anywhere access so that parents can view homework assignments, monitor grades, and generally check their students’ progress from any location via the Web.